Lake County Record-Bee
Climate change meeting scheduled in Lake County
EUREKA >> The California Department of Transportation and local transportation agencies are conducting a study to assess the likely impacts of climate change on state transportation facilities in northwestern California.
Funding website to aid victim's family
The family of a Crescent City man who lost his life in a car crash Tuesday is seeking the community's help.
Climate change workshop Tuesday to look at roads
Rising sea levels and heavier rainfall from climate change is expected to cause even more erosion for a notoriously unstable section of Highway 101 south of Crescent City known as Last Chance Grade, and a public workshop Tuesday will explore how the road system can adapt in the future.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Local man killed in Dr. Fine Bridge wreck
A driver traveling on the Dr. Fine Bridge over the Smith River on Highway 101 was killed Tuesday morning when he drifted across the double line and collided head-on with a 70,000-pound 18-wheeler.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Congressman plans stop in Crescent City
A meet-and-greet pancake breakfast with U.S. Congressman Jared Huffman will be held Saturday morning from 8:30–10:30 a.m. at the Del Norte Senior Center, 1765 Northcrest Drive, Crescent City.
Poking fun at politics
Colorful comedy entertains this weekend at College of the Redwoods' Crescent City campus At first glance, the main character in Lighthouse Repertory Theatre's new play might bring to mind images of an older Jimmy Stewart - think "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" plus 20 years.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Klamath tribes worry massive fish kill close
Members of American Indian tribes in Northern California said Tuesday a massive fish kill may be only days away if the federal government does not immediately release more water into the Klamath River.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
15 under-the-radar California beach towns to visit now
The spectacularly lonely, untamed landscape of cliffs lashed by angry waves is perfect for soulful walks on empty beaches, walking through tide pools to reach the old Battery Point Lighthouse, and wandering through giant Coast Redwood forests, legendary host to Ewoks and the occasional Bigfoot.
News of Record July 18-Aug. 7, 2014
These are the misdemeanor and felony sentencings provided by the Del Norte County Superior Court for the dates of July 18–Aug. 7: • Lynn Herriott, 38, Crescent City, was sentenced to 48 hours in jail and three years of probation and fined $1,864 for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Travels with great Pyrenees
Austin man walking down coast with dogs to raise funds for cancer research Luke Robinson met up with C. Ivan Stoltzfus at the KOA campground just outside Crescent City this weekend.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Upland approves new city manager contract
UPLAND >> Just a few days after announcing Rod Butler as the top administrator , the City Council unanimously approved his three-year contract.
Education, not fines, prioritized for water limits
California's severe drought conditions might not have totally reached Crescent City, but the regulations have.
Burglars target business locations
Months-long trend has accelerated in recent weeks A rash of burglaries targeting businesses over the past few months has picked up steam with at least six Crescent City businesses being hit in the past three weeks.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Fire Safe Council meets Thursday
The Del Norte Fire Safe Council has a new director and new board members, and the first meeting under the new leadership will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Crescent Fire Protection District building, 255 W. Washington Blvd, Crescent City.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
San Francisco Bay View
Chess vs. checkers
Life is like a game of chess and checkers. Many of us play checkers. And many of us think we're playing chess, but, in practice, we're actually playing checkers.